This course is part of the BTEC redeveloped suite, to be released in 2018. Designed with involvement from universities, employers, students and professional bodies, the new BTEC Higher Nationals provide real-world experience, as well as academic knowledge. The contemporary content provides a public service core, and is enriched by protective service-focused units. This ensures that you will leave with expertise recognised by business and industry, and the flexibility to go straight into employment or progress onto a degree. During the course, you will be presented with opportunities to engage with public services personnel and gain an insight into their various professions. Your studies will enable the holistic development of a range of skills and knowledge to empower students for their next step, be that in industry or further higher education. Alongside your academic studies, there will also be an opportunity to increase your fitness and practical skills. Study areas: • Crime and criminal justice • Public service management • Public services in contemporary society • Civil protection • Integrated emergency management • Terrorism and counterterrorism • Fitness preparation and training • Outdoor skills development
What do I need to join?
Aged 18 and above, with a guideline of 48 points required from qualifications and relevant A-levels or BTEC equivalent.
What are my career options?
• Blue light services • Civil service • Local government • Armed forces • Higher education – one year degree ‘top-up’Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Monday 20th January 2020 @ 8.30am (22 hours ago)